Betty A. Anesko May 26, 1929 October 1, 2013 Betty A. Anesko, 84, formerly of Coleridge Avenue, Altoona and of State College, died Tuesday at Golden Living Center, Hillview. She was born in West Leesport, a daughter of the late Charles S. and Mary M. (Bell) Minich. She married Lawrence L. Anesko on Nov. 28, 1953, in State College. Surviving are her husband; one daughter, Kathleen M. Anesko and son-in-law, Dwight de Stefan, of River Vale, N.J.; one son, Michael W. Anesko, of State College; one sister, Lucille Wolslayer, of Port Matilda; one grandson, Zachary Aleksandur de Stefan, of River Vale, N.J.; one nephew, Gary Page, of Port Matilda; and two grand nephews, Shawn Kauffman and Chad Kauffman, both of State College. She was a member of Llyswen United Methodist Church, Altoona where she sang in the Choir and was a Sunday school teacher at St. Paul's United Methodist Church in State College. She was also an assistant Brownie troop leader in State College. Her hobbies included music, especially classical jazz and rhythm and blues vocals and piano, gardening, baking and pets. She was a member and past president of the Juniata VFW Auxiliary, member and past president of State College VFW Auxiliary and also served as past District #22 President. Friends will be received from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 4, 2013, at Mauk & Yates Funeral Home, Inc. A funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 5, 2013, at the funeral home with Rev. Charles Baughman, officiating. Interment at Hublersburg Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations can be sent to the Central Pennsylvania Humane Society, 1837 East Pleasant Valley Boulevard, Altoona, PA 16602.
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719 N 4Th Ave Altoona, PA 16601
Published in Centre Daily Times from Oct. 3 to Oct. 4, 2013